Guide to have a chrome extension on your Android phone browser

Google Chrome extensions

Chrome extensions are small software programs that customize the browsing experience. They enable users to tailor Chrome functionality and behavior to individual needs or preferences. They are built on web technologies such as HTML, JavaScript, and CSS. An extension must fulfill a single purpose that is narrowly defined and easy to understand. A single extension can include multiple components and a range of functionality, as long as everything contributes towards a common purpose. Extensions are distributed through the Chrome Developer Dashboard and published to the Chrome Web Store.

Google Chrome is the world’s most popular browser and the Chrome Web Store is one of the most popular browser extension and utility store. You will find Chrome Extension usage on a large scale when it comes to the PC browsers but Google doesn’t have any such auxiliary support for Chrome Web Store for its Android Browser. Here find how to get the chrome extension on Android phone browsers.

Installing Google Chrome Extension on Android Browser

Chrome extensions

When you install Google Chrome Extension on Android browser you can enjoy the web with full utility support. Download the Add-on on the Browser and make full out of the browser. You can get the extension support for Kiwi Browser and Yandex.

Here find the very simple and reliable method to install Chrome Extensions on Android Browser without any root or tweak. Just with the help of a different browser which accepts add-on installation from Chrome Store. The browser may not support all the Chrome extensions which is very much obvious due to different natures of PC and Mobile phone web.

Yandex Browser

Yandex browser
  • Download and Install the Yandex Browser from the Google Play Store
  • Open chrome.google.com/webstore in the URL box.
  • Search for any Chrome Extension of your wish and hit the button “Add to Chrome”
  • The Browser will download the extension and Add it to your Yandex Browser.
  • You can check for the extensions under the settings of the browser.

The Yandex Browser also has its own plugin add-on store in case the Chrome Web Store extension doesn’t support the Browser.

Yandex Browser is one of the most popular web browsers on Android with over 50 Million downloads. is a freeware web browser developed by the Russian web search corporation Yandex that uses Google’s Blinkweb browser engine and is based on the Chromium open source project.

The browser checks WebPage security with the Yandex security system and checks downloaded files with Kaspersky anti-virus. The browser also uses Opera Software’s Turbo technology to speed web browsing on slow connections.

The Yandex has a turbo mode in case of slow internet speed, inbuilt invasive Ad Blocker, web extension support and much more. The Web Tool has its own store in case if you wish to install any plugin on your Android Browser.

Kiwi Browser

Kiwi Browser
  • Download Kiwi Browser from Google Play Store.
  • Open Kiwi Browser and enter chrome://extensions in the address bar.
  • Enable developer mode.
  • Now Visit chrome.google.com/webstore in Desktop Mode.
  • Look for your desired extension and install. 

The new Kiwi Browser is a complete chromium browser for Android which supports more Extension which has mobile compatibility. The Kiwi is a Chrome-Based Browser which runs on Google’s Blink Engine and Webkit. Thus, you can expect the same speed and page loads. Apart from speeds, the Browser also has the interface much like the Chrome Browser with inbuilt Ad Blocking and Night Mode. And with Chrome Extensions Support for Android is becomes a complete Chrome Browser. The Chrome Extensions which are supported Kiwi and Yandex Browser can be found hereweb.chrome.com/feature/android

Few extensions like Stylus, YouTube Dark Theme, Bypass Paywall, and even uBlock are working, according to the developer. You may even be able to install scripts from TamperMonkey/ViolentMonkey. It is the second chromium browser which supports Extensions for Android after Yandex. Thus Chrome Extensions are the potential source of utility available for users which can make the work pretty much easy.

Kamal Kaur

Kamal writes about new apps and user ratings. She joined us from India. She's also written for other tech blogs and forums before joining Pokies for Android. Kamal's real passion is nature and animals. She also writes poetry. Still waiting for her to write us a poem about Google Technology or Android devices.

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